5th CARTAL Conference on International Arbitration


Riding New Tides: Arbitration in a Changing World

9th-11th October, 2020

About the Organisers

The Centre for Advanced Research and Training in Arbitration Law (CARTAL), established under the auspices of National Law University, Jodhpur, India, is organising the fifth edition of its annual conference on international arbitration virtually.  The 5th CARTAL Conference on International Arbitration, 2020 (‘Conference’) is titled ‘Riding New Tides: Arbitration in a Changing World’ and will take place on 9–11 October, 2020. The Conference is organised jointly with the Indian Journal of Arbitration Law (IJAL). The conference reports of the previous editions of the Conference can be found hereherehere, and here respectively.

Panel Details





Entering a Data Driven World: The Way Forward for International Arbitration

Prof. Dr. Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof

Ms. Marily Paralika

Ms. Melanie van Leeuwen

Ms. Kristin Campbell-Wilson

October 9


5:00 PM – 6:30 PM (IST)

State-State Investment Arbitration: A Viable Alternative to ISDS?

Dr. Romesh Weeramantry

Dr. Prabhash Ranjan

Mr. David Gaukrodger

Dr. Catharine Titi

October 10


5:00 PM – 6:30 PM (IST)

The Rise of Effective Cross-Border Litigation and Mediation: Does Arbitration Still Wear the Crown?

Prof. Volterra Fietta

Prof. Katia Fach Gómez

Mr. Paul Mason

Edna Sussman, Esq.

Ms. Sherina Petit

October 11


5:00 PM – 6:30 PM (IST)

For more details, please see the conference brochure (here) and flyer (here).


  • Participants can register for the Conference by filling the form available here.
  • No registration fee will be charged.
  • Participation certificates will be sent to registered email ids.


Contact Details

For any queries, please write to us at editor.cartal@gmail.com or editors@ijal.in.